Although it feels like a lifetime ago now, I'm still looking back at our holiday to Barbados and the unforgettable experiences we had there. But there was one thing that cast a dark cloud over the trip... beach plastic.
Armed with gardening gloves and bags for life, this weekend we took part in our first beach clean, organised by Surfers Against Sewage in Hove.
If I called you an activist, would you be proud or feel like I'd just offended you?
Last night, another television documentary opened our eyes to the sheer scale of the plastic pollution facing our planet. And it was tough viewing...
The statistics about plastic pollution are troublesome. So it’s fair to say that 'Turning the Tide on Plastic' by Lucy Siegle could be a pretty depressing read. But that’s not how I'd describe it.
Everyone is looking for more ways to reduce their plastic consumption, but did you ever stop to think about the plastic wrapped around what is (probably) one of your most prized possessions?
Saving up for a big whale watching trip? Desperate to see dolphins? Chances are you've probably not considered doing this in the UK, have you?
Whenever I go out now, whether it's for a coffee or a cocktail, I can't help but judge the place I'm in by their plastic policy. And I know I'm not alone. So why aren't some companies stepping up?
Our oceans are under threat, there's no doubt about it. But what will happen if we don't manage to save them?
You may have seen the hashtag trending, or the photos on social media, but what is World Environment Day? And why is it important?